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Meet Gary V. Halm, DDS, MAGD

Gary V. Halm is an experienced Texas dentist who emphasizes cosmetic dentistry but also provides a wide array of dental services including emergency care, preventive care, implants, crowns, porcelain veneers, tooth whitening, root canals, bonded fillings, as well as children's dentistry, with over 30 years experience.

Dr. Halm received the prestigious Mastership award from the Academy of General Dentistry, recognizing his commitment to excellence and dedication to staying current on innovations in dental care. The Mastership Award is the highest honor available in the AGD and one of the most respected designations in the profession. To accomplish this, Gary Halm completed 1,100 hours of continuing dental education in the 16 disciplines of dentistry, including 400 hours of hands-on skills and techniques.

Constantly updating his procedures and equipment, Dr. Halm offers the very latest in dental services and products. To better serve his clientele, Dr. Halm invented the 'Ergolux' hands-free automatic head light control.

Gary Halm was a dental service provider for Mission Arlington when he practiced in the city, and served as a mission dentist in Mexico and Costa Rica.


  • Master Academy of General Dentistry
  • Member of Fort Worth Dental Society
  • Member of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Lifetime Qualified Member of Crown Council
  • Smile for Life Charitable Organization
  • President's Service Award, Exemplary Volunteer Dental Health of Arlington
  • Practice Innovation Award, Crown Council
  • Nominee for Golden Torch Awards for Better Business Bureau
  • Appreciation for Contribution to Dental Health of Arlington
  • Active Volunteer for Mission Arlington
  • Acquired Patent on ERGOLUX Hands-free Automatic Headlight Control


  • University of Texas at Arlington, began study in Electronics Engineering
  • Texas Wesleyan University, Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Chemistry and Biology
  • University of Texas at Houston, Doctor of Dental Surgery

Continuing Education:

  • Mastership in Academy of General Dentistry
  • Crown Council Mastermind Table
  • Alabama Implant Study Group
  • Pacific Aesthetic Continuum
  • Invisalign Certification
  • Conscious Sedation Certificate State of Texas


  • Scuba diving
  • Photography
  • Radio Control Airplanes (build & fly)
  • Advanced Class Radio Amateur